Rossini's 'Cinderella' from San Francisco Opera
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Join us on Saturday at 1 pm for San Francisco Opera’s revival of Rossini’s La Cenerentola—or "Cinderella"—starring French mezzo-soprano Karine Deshayes as the gentle servant girl who catches the eye of a handsome prince.
Tenor René Barbera is Don Ramiro, a.k.a. Prince Charming; bass-baritone Christian Van Horn is Alidoro (the fairy godfather figure); and Mexican-American baritone Efraín Solís is the Prince’s valet and stand-in Dandini.
Cinderella - Karine Deshayes
Don Ramiro - René Barbera
Dandini - Efrain Solis
Don Magnifico - Carlos Chausson
Alidoro - Christian Van Horn
Clorinda - Maria Valdes
Tisbe - Zanda Svede
ENSEMBLE: San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
CONDUCTOR: Jesus López-Cobos
CHORUS DIRECTOR: Ian Robertson
STAGE DIRECTOR: Gregory Fortner